Black History Month: Emily Richmond and Maxie Jones - Maxie Jones

“At the traffic light the Ku Klux Klan were handing out flyers... I said, 'Dad, how could they do that in broad daylight just like that right in front of us?'”

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Black History Month: Emily Richmond and Maxie Jones

This week, we’re celebrating Black History Month with special guest host R. Eric Thomas. We have two stories: Emily Richmond wrestles with a grade school survey; and Maxie Jones witnesses a historic night in Harlem, NY. R. Eric Thomas recorded this episode at the Sundance Film Festival with the help of the Sundance TV team in their pop-up podcast studio.

Hosted by: R. Eric Thomas

Storytellers: Emily Richmond, Maxie Jones


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05:08
Check Yourself

by Emily Richmond

Emily Richmond wrestles with a grade school survey.

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13:36
Victory in Harlem

by Maxie Jones

Maxie Jones witnesses a historic night in Harlem.

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